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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The striking of a light beam on a surface; The relative frequency of occurrence of something.

Usage examples (27)
  • The incidence of tuberculosis remains comparable with the corresponding quarter of 1997.
  • He measured the angle of incidence of the reflected light
  • (Recall that tax incidence is not the same as tax burden.)
  • Tax incidence is the exact placement where the tax is paid. for more
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